Although American, Ian Carey plies his trade as a house DJ in the UK. The Ian Carey Project is a side project of his.
Vocalist Kelly Barnes, who also co-wrote this song, hails from Los Angeles and is in a rock band called Ragsy.
This dance anthem first became a commercial smash hit in Australia and New Zealand in late 2008. It spent 26 weeks on the Australian ARIA Singles Chart peaking at #2 for 2 weeks and selling over 100,000 units in Australian territory. In August 2009 it debuted in the UK Top 10.
The song's music video won the Best Dance Video category at the 2009 MTV Music Awards Australia.
Originally a chart-topper for Steve Lawrence in 1962 chart-topper, "Go Away Little Girl," became the first song of the rock era to be taken to #1 by two different artists when Donny Osmond's cover version also reached the summit in 1971.